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The Books That Shaped Them

Summer: a time to catch up on neglected projects, reconnect with old friends and tackle that summer reading list.

VIDEO: Professor Pens, Performs Poem In Honor of UK's 150th Birthday

The University of Kentucky continues to celebrate its 150-year history with a special video featuring the poetry of Frank X Walker.

150 Years of Teaching, Research & Service at UK

Through the original words of Professor Frank X. Walker and historical images and video of students, staff, faculty and alumni, this piece celebrates 150 years of teaching, research and service at the University of Kentucky and challenges all of us to look towards the future. Watch as Walker performs "Seedtime in the Commonwealth."

Originally created by UK Public Relations: youtu.be/STJCYMEJnuI

Photos courtesy of UK Special Collections.

Appreciate Appalachian History With Affrilachian Poets

Join the University of Kentucky Student Activities Board's Multicultural Affairs Committee in enjoying poetry readings by the Affrilachian Poets at 6:30 p.m. Wednesay, April 15, in the auditorium of William T. Young Library.

NAACP Sponsors MLK Center Events

The Lexington NAACP continues to make history by co-sponsoring events at the University of Kentucky Martin Luther King Center.

A Reading & Conversation with Emily Raboteau

American Book Award winnder Emily Raboteau will read from and discuss her most recent work "Searching for Zion:  The Quest for Home in the African Diaspora"

Sponsored by African American & Africana Studies Program, English Creative Writing Program, Jewish Studies Program, and Social Theory Program.  

Date: 
Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Location: 
Niles Gallery

Building Your Own Space in Academia: Nathan Moore

This summer took a different turn for Nathan Moore, an English undergraduate student with a minor in African American and Africana Studies, as he headed to New York City as a Schomburg-Mellon Humanities Summer Institute Fellow. Part of the New York Public Library, the Schomburg-Mellon Humanities Institute encourages minority students and others with an interest in African-American and African Diasporan Studies to pursue higher education degrees. In this podcast, Nathan Moore discusses how his experiences this summer have helped to shape his future and his research.

This podcast was produced by Casey Hibbard.

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Building Your Own Space in Academia: Nathan Moore by UK College of A&S is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Hard Work, Persistence Take Student to the Top of His Field

Nathan Moore was recently named a fellow for the Schomburg-Mellon Humanities Summer Institute in New York City.

Writing The Next Chapter: Nathan Moore

Undergraduate Nathan Moore selected as a fellow for the Schomburg-Mellon Humanities Summer Institute in New York City.

'Reel to Real' to Take Historic Look at Film With Kentucky, Oscar Connections

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